A connection source to supply military personnel -- both away and returned -- with a handcrafted instrument.
This not limited to the US, folks! Any servicemember, any country.
The Cigar Box Nation has no borders.
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PLEASE START A NEW DISCUSSION TOPIC THREAD FOR EACH INSTRUMENT OFFERED OR FOR EACH INDIVIDUAL LOOKING FOR MUSIC! We'll use the Comments section for other general stuff.
And a friendly reminder: please do not post personal info like an email address or your shipping address here. Your builder or servicemember will get that info from you via personal message once you've been matched.
I am currently in the air force stationed at LRAFB. I have served in OEF AND OIF. My friend got me very interested in cigar box guitars and told me about this site and the wonderful work that yall are doing for service men and women like myself. I…Continue
Good afternoon everyone, I would have to say this is the first time I've seen a cigar box guitar and I would have to say they look amazing. I'm an Air Force weatherman, I'm sure you're laughing but its true, currently deployed to Iraq and would…Continue
Good day, eh!! Thank you for letting me join your group!! I couldn't figure out how to post a new discussion so I sent a message to all members of the group...........sorry..........LOLI have been in the Canadian Army for almost 28 years and am…Continue
Hello, I am just a vet now but was a grunt for eight years. Served in Korea and Mosul Iraq. I first learned of these instruments from a buddy from Kentucky. He told me about them and I thought he was joking, that there was no way this was possible.…Continue
I am in the Air Force, currently at LRAFB I served in both OEF and OND.I was introduced to the cigar box guitar by my pastor about 2 weeks ago. Since then I have done a lot of research and am very interested in playing one of these. I have studied…Continue
Hello everyone, first off just want to thanks those who are serving and currently served. And also thanks those who send troops care packages. I think this is really nice of all! I am currently active duty army in el paso fort Bliss. Just wanted to…Continue
Hi everyone! I'm an active duty member of the U.S. Air Force and I'm currently deployed with Jensen (who's just a few posts below), he referred me to this awesome site because he knew I am currently learning how to play the guitar and ukulele. I…Continue
Good morning, good afternoon, or good night to all. I'm vey new to the nation but I am quite interested. I am currently deployed and because of a fellow service member, I came across one of these very lovely cigar box guitars. I'm very interest on…Continue
Hey ya'll,My names Jensen. I'm an active duty airman deployed in one of our secret squirrel locations right now. I just stumbled across this website after being told about it by a fellow airman, and I've gotta say, it is super impressive to me that…Continue
Hello, My name is Heather. I am the Pennsylvania State Leader for a group called Pinups for Patriots.Our mission is to bring back the patriotism of the WWII Era while supporting our active military members, veterans and their communities. We are a…Continue